Takamine Factory Tour by Premier Guitar

Takamine Factory Tour by Premier Guitar

In September, we sent Takamine's director of product development Tom Watters to Japan along with Premier Guitar associate editor Chris Kies for a firsthand look inside the famous Takamine factory in Nakatsugawa. What resulted...
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LTD2020 Peace Demo by Jake Allen

LTD2020 Peace Demo by Jake Allen

Extraordinary guitarist Jake Allen gives you a full runthrough of this year's special limited-edition Takamine model, the LTD2020 Peace. This concert-sized guitar ushers in the decade with a wonderful message of peace with an...
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TSP158C/TSP158C-12 Demo by Jake Allen

TSP158C/TSP158C-12 Demo by Jake Allen

Guitarist Jake Allen demonstrates the new additions to the Takamine Thinline Series, the TSP158C and TSP158C-12. Available in See Thru Black Gloss and See Thru Red Gloss in both 6-string and 12-string versions, the rich and...
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How to Restring Your Steel-String Acoustic Guitar

How to Restring Your Steel-String Acoustic Guitar

It doesn't matter if you're a beginner or have played acoustic guitar for years and years... there's a right way to most effectively restring your steel-string guitar. Takamine's Tom Watters is here to give you a definitive...
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EF360SC TT Demo by Linda Taylor

EF360SC TT Demo by Linda Taylor

The EF360SC TT is a welcome addition to Takamine's acclaimed Thermal Top series, giving the musician the desired sound of a played-in vintage instrument in a new guitar with modern amenities, such as a slender neck, and...
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Introducing the LTD-2019 Moon

Introducing the LTD-2019 Moon

Each year, the master artisans at Takamine in Japan make one very special limited-edition guitar for the year. This year's LTD-2019 "Moon" pays tribute to the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, and humankind's curiosity...
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2020 NAMM Show: Takamine Thinline Product Spotlight

2020 NAMM Show: Takamine Thinline Product Spotlight

Live at the 2020 NAMM Show, a closer look at the Takamine Thinline Series. More info and specifications here....
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Pro Series P6JC Demo by Jake Allen

Pro Series P6JC Demo by Jake Allen

Singer-songwriter and acclaimed guitarist Jake Allen walks you through the features of the Takamine P6JC, a jumbo cutaway in Brown Sunburst Gloss finish that's part of our famous Japan-built Pro Series. This outstanding...
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CRN-TS1 Thermal Top Demo by Matt Haze

CRN-TS1 Thermal Top Demo by Matt Haze

LA-based guitarist Matt Haze tries out the Takamine CRN-TS1, part of our Thermal Top series featuring solid spruce tops that are baked in a vacuum environment, giving the guitar a more desirable played-in sound. The CRN-TS1...
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TSP138C Thinline Demo by Matt Haze

TSP138C Thinline Demo by Matt Haze

Making their debut earlier this year, Takamine's new Thinline Series offers a whole new approach in professional-quality guitars that meet the needs of a wider variety of players. Their streamlined body shape is...
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Limited-Edition CP5D OAD Demo by Linda Taylor

Limited-Edition CP5D OAD Demo by Linda Taylor

Guitarist Linda Taylor pulls out some tasty note runs and sweet chords using the limited-edition Takamine CP5D OAD, an elegantly-appointed dreadnought with a coveted Adirondack spruce top, toneful ovangkol back and sides, and...
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2019 NAMM Show: LTD-2019 Moon Spotlight

2019 NAMM Show: LTD-2019 Moon Spotlight

Live from the 2019 NAMM Show, a spotlight on the limited-edition LTD-2019 Moon....
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TH90 Demo by Jonathan Gomez

TH90 Demo by Jonathan Gomez

Professional guitarist and educator Jonathan Gomez takes the Takamine TH90 for a test drive in this demo video. The TH90 Hirade concert classic is handcrafted in our pro series facility that has been building precision...
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Signature Series Glenn Frey EF360GF Demo by Jake Allen

Signature Series Glenn Frey EF360GF Demo by Jake Allen

Guitarist Jake Allen enjoys playing this demo on the Takamine Signature Series EF360GF. The EF360GF is a direct reproduction of Glenn's #1 Takamine - the guitar heard around the world by millions of fans on countless concert...
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GX18CE Taka-Mini Demo by Jack Fliegler

GX18CE Taka-Mini Demo by Jack Fliegler

Acclaimed guitarist Jack Fliegler of Singularity (who also has a huge following on his ToxicXEternity YouTube channel) does the unexpected and tries out the Takamine GX18CE "Taka-Mini". Part of our affordable G Series, the...
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